Subject: Re: i broke my package system :)
To: Andrew Brown <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/26/1999 05:50:36
On Sun, 25 Apr 1999, Andrew Brown wrote:
> # file /var/db/pkg/pkgdb.byfile.db
> /var/db/pkg/pkgdb.byfile.db: ASCII text

miyu% file /var/db/pkg/pkgdb.byfile.db 
/var/db/pkg/pkgdb.byfile.db: Berkeley DB Btree file/Little Endian (Version
3, Page Size 8192, Free Page 312, Number of Records 0, Flags 0x20)

Can you rm the file, run "pkg_admin rebuiild", then run the file-command

 - Hubert

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